Sunflower Garden
436 Ferry St, Martinez, CA 94553, United States

Review №1

It is pretty good for the money but there's so many vegetables and little meat in dinners. One of the orders were wrong and saw when we got home unfortunately. And ordered egg rolls instead got spring roll. First time so we didn't know. Was pretty quick

Review №2

This is the best Chinese restaurant my husband & I have ever been to! The food is outstanding & service was friendly even at the end of their day. It was also just a short couple blocks to walk from the Amtrak station during our layover. I wish they were in MY town!

Review №3

We like a lot eating out. Yesterday we visited this fine restaurant which we didn't know before. We spent a beautiful evening there with exceptional meal and an efficient team and a great cuisine. We put this place in our list and we shall surely go again soon. We warmly recommend.

Review №4

This site is my preferable place. Of all restaurants I know I favor it most. I never miss an opportunity to go to this restaurant. everytime I feel like having a delicious supper, this restaurant comes immediately to my mind. fresh and diverse food and a rich menu.well mannered team, and pleasant spirit. And very important, the charge is affordable. I praise this restaurant with pleasure.

Review №5

Yummy.. I will come back

Review №6

Really loved the walnut prawns and the sweet and sour chicken. Both came out crispy like it's suppose to be compared to other places I've been to. Didn't give 5 stars because we called ahead of time and was given a time it would be ready. Upon being seated and told the waitress we called ahead, had to wait additional 15 minutes for the food to come out.

Review №7

The Mongolian beef was very good i would recommend it to anyone who likes it.

Review №8

I like this place! They prepare superb dishes, they have a rich menu, The chef in that spot is a specialist, I like a lot tasting all their food. The food is consistently of high class, the attitude towards the clients is agreeable. I often go to this place and I not even once was disappointed. I highly recommend it.

Review №9

I love this place. Good chicken wings. Bomb shrimp fried rice! Good people. Great drinks. I love it. Whenever I'm in The Bay, I try to make a stop!

Review №10

The food and service were ahead of my expectations. I really enjoyed the atmosphere of this spot. Awesome place to take the family out for lunch.

Review №11

Great Food!! Great Service!! I drive 45 mins once a week for the pot stickers!!

Review №12

Tried this spot already with a friend and I am addicted ever since. I like the awesome mood and delightful food and beverages. Great work.

Review №13

Great local beer on tap. Food is great & our server was excellent. Family run,good check it out.

Review №14

Absolutely the best, in every way!

Review №15

This is a Chinese restaurant with a great bar to hang out and watch games at. They have the cheapest drinks in Martinez. You have to try the owners homemade hot mustard if you get the Chinese food.

Review №16

Amazing service, the food is ALWAYS delicious and you get so much of it. Family style dishes. We live in the area and try to order at least once a month.

Review №17

Always outstanding! Food is so fresh!

Review №18

Absolutely love this place! Right on par with P. F. Chang's but much cheaper and service is fantastic been 3 times so far and cant wait to go back!!!

Review №19

Hella good!!! I order almost everything, every time!!! Top shelf.

Review №20

Great food. They were flexible and accommodating for our large party.

Review №21

I've been going to Sunflower Garden since 1991 at their older location. This is my favorite Chinese restaurant in the world! The food is always hot and fresh, the restaurant is clean, and the staff are very attentive to the customers' needs. I highly recommend this location!

Review №22

Great food and a very friendly staff.

Review №23

Talk about authentic Chinese food! Having grown up with a Chinese step-father, I am very picky about my Chinese food. Most of the restaurants around here are more Americanized Chinese. Sunflower Garden serves more traditional food and if there is something you want that is not on the menu, the owner, Sandy will make it for you. Their food doesn't have MSG. It is fresh, flavorful and filling. We love eating here because it means we don't have to go to Chinatown in Oakland of SF. It is worth the trip to Martinez!

Review №24

Great food, great service! Been going downtown to them for years now and have never let me down.

Review №25

Best chow-mein in the area hands down. Courteous staff and chill ambience, with great pricing. If you're in the area, definitely give them a try.

Review №26

This place is so good that my family travels over an hour to enjoy their delicious food! We will be back before the new year to get our 2020 calendar!!!

Review №27

Good delicious Chinese food but the servers were kinda rude.

Review №28

Always great food and service!

Review №29

Love this family and they have amazing food

Review №30

N love that place and the staff is pretty friendly my mom and I used to go there a lot.

Review №31

I haven't eaten here in years & its still delicious!

Review №32

I have been going here for years. Always great food and great service! Eat here, you won't regret it!

Review №33

The food is Soo fresh and flavorful. Never greasy. Everyone is Soo friendly and welcoming! Potstickers, mushu, sweet and sour I could go on. It's all good here

Review №34

Friendly Service, Good food, Pleasant Surroundings!

Review №35

Good food and friendly staff.

Review №36

Food is amazing and one can always order to go

Review №37

Got food to go. Basic stuff: shrimp chow mein, beef with vegetables, sweet & sour pork. Odd flavor to the food, not sure what it was. Bitter taste tho. Maybe six pieces of shrimp. Talk about disappointing. Beef was good but veg variety was underwhelming and included no mushrooms or bamboo shoots. Nothing surprising with the pork or sauce. Will not be a repeat customer.

Review №38

Food is awesome! Huge pot stickers and other portions. Staff is very nice and checked in frequently. This area gets busy so go early.

Review №39

Awesome 100000/5 it is a very wonderful place to eat and very good costomer service

Review №40

Very tasty food and huge portions too. We always leave with boxes to take home.

Review №41

Gorgeous interior, first-rate Chinese food (the General's chicken is amongst the best I've ever eaten). This place is, simply put, excellent.

Review №42

Great service, excellent food.

Review №43

My family's favorite Chinese restaurant, they even hosted my wedding rehearsal dinner when I got married. They have plenty of seating and are very accommodating of groups of different sizes. A great lunch menu, make sure you try the Honey Walnut Prawns.

Review №44

Best place to eat in Martinez.

Review №45

Grat service and the food is always good

Review №46

Always amazing food. Nice staff. Their sizzling rice soup is the best around!

Review №47

Excellent, high-quality, flavorful dishes. Front room is particularly beautiful with a warm comment welcoming bar atmosphere. Servers and owners are very friendly and helpful. An exceptional dining experience and little Martinez.

Review №48

Seems fresh and traditional

Review №49

Great food and family run for over a decade

Review №50

Love this establishment...great food..great service..delicious Whiskey Sour!

Review №51

The food at this restaurant is comparable to any of the top China Town Restaurants in The City. First course should be Home made pot stickers, or try a scrumptious soup. They offer a wide selection of mouth watering entrees....favorites include, Sweet and pungent chicken, mu-shu pork, salt and pepper fish, honey walnut prawns, Mongolian beef , General chicken, sesame beef, just to name a few........Great Chinese food in the East Bay.

Review №52

Pretty good food big helpings

Review №53

Fresh food great service clean bar area sport TV's

Review №54

Great food great staff

Review №55

It's always the best

Review №56

Best Chinese food around. Best ever and people drive in from San Francisco and Sacramento just for they claim. It is fantastic though and great ambience.

Review №57

Terrific food, friendly and attentive staff. This is our go to Chinese restaurant in downtown Martinez. We always try new items when we go(except Pepper steak that is a must get for us) and have never been disappointed by a new selection. It is a little bit more expensive then other Chinese places in the area but well worth it both for the food and atmosphere.

Review №58

Always the best quality food for the money.FYI Mike's last day is Jan 24, 2019 Stop in for a drink and say goodbye.

Review №59

Nice friendly service

Review №60

They treat you like family

Review №61

Good service. The food was good, but they seat singles by the door outside the regular dining area. Not very nice.

Review №62

High end Chinese food with full beef is amazing! Staff is friendly..anybody that gives this place a bad review is cheap or has some sort of mental disorder...

Review №63

A little on the pricey side for Chinese food, but everything I've ordered there has been exceptionally good. Fresh, tasty, and very good service abound.

Review №64

The service here is very nice. They have a wide selection of Chinese dishes in a very beautiful atmosphere. There is a full bar here.

Review №65

The best food bar none.

Review №66

Wonderful family owned established. Great food with a variety of options. You're treated like family each visit.

Review №67

Me and my wife have been coming here for a long time! We love it here. We highly recommend it.

Review №68

Had a very nice birthday dinner here, staff is very nice and timely uwu

Review №69

Great service,great food!!

Review №70

My wife and me had lunch there today and were very satisfied with all the food, service and atmosphere. Ordered a beer, and it came with a cooled glass - a nice addon a man can have. Keep it up and I wish many business owners of restaurants follow this pattern.

Review №71

My second favorite food, great selection of foods wonderful taste nice employees, recommended by family friend and I have recommended to my family and friends.

Review №72

I love the ragoon (which is like a fried wonton, stuffed with cream cheese) they are the best place for Chinese food! Keep up with the great work & the chef is the best

Review №73

Really good Chinese food!

Review №74

Always excellent food and staff is amazing!! I love this place!

Review №75

Love this place. Great Chinese good at a good price!

Review №76

If you like American Style Chinese Food, it's the place to go.

Review №77

I have visited Sunflower since before they moved to the current location. Wonderful food, and great atmosphere. I visit whenever I am traveling on Amtrak to Mtz. Short one block walk from the train station.

Review №78

Sandy,the owner, and family run a wonderful business with excellent food. Food is always fresh and well prepared.

Review №79

Delicious food, great atmosphere and excellent service!

Review №80

Been going for years chinese in martinez

Review №81

Delicious food, great service

Review №82

Good comfort Chinese food. Decent price.

Review №83

Super delicious food, courteous and friendly staff, beautiful restaurant, inexpensive prices - what more could you want?

Review №84

Fired up the lazy Susan for a large party and everything was good. Impeccable service, good prices, I wish I'd come much sooner!

Review №85

Great food and service.

Review №86

Good food, decent price, good atmosphere.

Review №87

The stff are friendly but the food was not good. The food was bland, oily, and a few dishes were terribly sweet. Also the rice was soggy which is a total dealbreaker for a Chinese restaurant as far as I'm concerned. The only OK item was the Chow Mein. I've eaten at a lot of Chinese restaurants in the East Bay and this one did not live up to my expectations. I ordered enough to eat the next day but left most uneaten because I couldn't stomach eating it again.

Review №88

Super friendly staff, potstickers and sauteed green beans are my favorite.

Review №89

Good food, good people, great place to eat and be happy

Review №90

It doesn't matter what your order, you're going to have a great meal

Review №91

Best chinese cuisine in these northern Californias...

Review №92

This place showed up on my phone after a recent court visit. I stopped by to get a lunch special (hunan chicken) to go. The price was very reasonable and the food wasn't bad at all it was actually very good and only took about 10 minutes.

Review №93

Great fresh food, great bar, fun atmosphere, a winner all around!

Review №94

We Really Enjoyed Lunch and will return...........Great Food Great Service Great Price. This Is A Keeper!

Review №95

Great old fashioned bar. Reliable Chinese food.

Review №96

Best Chinese Food in the State. We Love Sandy, Mike and the Whole Crew like Family.Yum, Yum, Yum

Review №97

There food was great come check it out

Review №98

Great food and service

Review №99

Love there pot stickers delicious food and great service.I Will eat there again!!!!!

Review №100

Friendly staff, great food, cool koi fish!

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4.7 Rating
  • Address:436 Ferry St, Martinez, CA 94553, United States
  • Site:
  • Phone:+1 925-372-0842
  • Asian restaurant
  • Chinese restaurant
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Working hours
  • Monday:11AM–2:30PM
  • Tuesday:11AM–2:30PM
  • Wednesday:11AM–2:30PM
  • Thursday:11AM–2:30PM
  • Friday:11AM–2:30PM
  • Saturday:11AM–2:30PM
  • Sunday:Closed
Service options
  • Outdoor seating:Yes
  • Takeout:Yes
  • Delivery:No
  • Dine-in:No
  • Fast service:Yes
  • Great tea selection:Yes
Popular for
  • Lunch:Yes
  • Dinner:Yes
  • Solo dining:Yes
  • Wheelchair accessible entrance:Yes
  • Wheelchair accessible seating:Yes
  • Coffee:Yes
  • Comfort food:Yes
  • Healthy options:Yes
  • Quick bite:Yes
  • Small plates:Yes
  • Vegetarian options:Yes
Dining options
  • Dessert:Yes
  • Good for kids:Yes
  • High chairs:Yes
  • Casual:Yes
  • Cozy:Yes
  • Groups:Yes
  • Tourists:Yes
  • Accepts reservations:Yes
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